preserves

Putting up Apricot Preserves: It’s child’s play

By |2019-06-13T17:17:42+00:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Autumn, Cookbooks, cooking technique, Dessert, Farmers' market, Farms, Fruit, recipe, Santa Monica Farmers' Market Cookbook, Seasons|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

True confession: for years and years, I was afraid to can. When writing jam [...]

My Grandmother’s Apricot Preserves

By |2019-06-13T16:27:40+00:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: cooking technique, Dessert, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Seasons, summer|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Blenheim apricot grower par excellence, like Cirone, is back at my local fa [...]

A Grand Year for Le Grand Nectarines

By |2016-11-18T00:58:56+00:00August 8th, 2013|Categories: Cookbooks, Dessert, Farms, Fruit, KCRW's Good Food, Seasons, summer, Travel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Last weekend, my family and I harvested our “adopted” Le Grand nectarine an [...]

My Great Big Canning Summer

By |2016-11-18T00:58:58+00:00September 1st, 2010|Categories: Autumn, Cookbooks, cooking technique, Dessert, Farmers' market, Farms, Fruit, recipe, Santa Monica Farmers' Market Cookbook, Seasons|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Funny how an idea seems to create buzz everywhere at once. Take canning, [...]